Bulleted lists

• Use lists to make information easy to grab.

- Short (5-10 items) is necessary for unfamiliar lists.

- Long may be okay for very familiar lists.

• Format lists to make them work well.

- Eliminate the space between the introduction and the list.

- Put a space between long items.

- Wrap lines under each other, not under the bullet.

• Match bullets to your site's personality.

- Work with colleagues to establish the personality to use for bullets.

- Don't make people wonder if the bullets have more meaning than they do.

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